Vice President Pence won’t sit for NFL players taking a knee.
Pence on Sunday said he walked out of a game between the Indianapolis Colts and the San Francisco 49ers after players once again kneeled in protest during the national anthem.
“I left today's Colts game because @POTUS and I will not dignify any event that disrespects our soldiers, our Flag, or our National Anthem,” Pence tweeted.
"While everyone is entitled to their own opinions, I [...]
Quarterback Colin Kaepernick has told CBS that he would stand during the national anthem if given a chance to play football in the NFL again.
According to a report by Jason La Canfora on Sunday, Kaepernick has been living in New York and working out privately in New Jersey with the hope of signing with a team this season.
Kaepernick kneeled during the national anthem last season to bring more attention to the killings of black men by police officers. The protests [...]
Olivier Vernon knelt for the national anthem for a third straight week on Sunday, despite not being in uniform due to an ankle injury. Linebacker Keenan Robinson also raised his fist.
Vernon's father is a retired Miami police officer but said he and his father have discussed the injustices in this country and that his dad even agrees things must change. Vernon, Damon Harrison and Landon Collins all knelt three weeks ago, but last week in Tampa, Collins and Harrison stood with [...]
Cam Newton wants women to believe they can do anything men can do — at least, that’s the message he seems to be sending days after making a sexist remark to a female reporter.
The Panthers quarterback was sporting a hat with a Rosie the Riveter pin upon his arrival at Ford Field on Sunday morning. From the iconic “We Can Do It” poster, the character became a symbol of female empowerment during World War II, when many women worked in factories to take on jobs previousl [...]
The only thing better than one Wonder Woman is two.
"Saturday Night Live" got a double dose of everyone's favorite Amazonian superhero Saturday when host Gal Gadot was joined onstage by the Times Square Wonder Woman, played by Leslie Jones.
Gadot — who famously portrayed Diana in this summer's blockbuster "Wonder Woman" — was midway through her opening monologue when Jones appeared, decked out in full costume.
Despite the fact that one character [...]
A reclusive Minnesota man defended his choice to live with the decomposing bodies of his elderly mother and twin brother for more than a year.
Robert Kuefler’s twin brother, Richard, died first and his mother soon followed in August 2015.
The grieving son went for a drive instead of watching 94-year-old Evelyn Kuefler die in an upstairs bedroom. She was dead by the time he returned, according to a criminal complaint filed this week.
Kuefler said h [...]
Defensive end Olivier Vernon (ankle) is likely out on Sunday as the 0-4 Giants seek their first win against the 0-4 Chargers at MetLife Stadium.
Vernon would be missing the first game in his six-year NFL career.
NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reported the likelihood that Vernon won't play on Sunday morning. It confirmed Vernon's sentiment from Thursday when he was asked how important it is to extend his 84-game streak.
"I don't want to miss a game and n [...]